• Gold is trading 1.63% lower on Wednesday after the risk-tone continued to improve.
  • There has now been a lower high lower low pattern printed on the 4-hour timeframe.

XAU/USD 4-hour chart

Gold has been falling off a cliff on Wednesday as the move away from safe-haven assets looks to be all but confirmed. The price has now dipped below USD 1700 per troy level once again. All of this happened while the Nasdaq attacks the pre coronavirus highs and the USD continues to capitulate. 

Looking at the 4-hour chart below the price has now printed a lower high lower low wave. The targets on the downside are based on Fibonacci extension and retracement confluences. The purple circled target is the 161.8% extension. This level matches up with an old support level at the consolidation low close to USD 1660 per troy ounce. 

The red circled area is the 261.8% extension and this confluences perfectly with the 50% Fib retracement. This seems to be a very strong level and if the market does continue lower it could be where the buyers step in. 

Dont forget on the higher timeframes the market is still in a firm uptrend. This move lower could just be a retracement and buyers could step in at the key support zones. 

Gold price Drop


Additional levels


Today last price 1699.87
Today Daily Change -27.81
Today Daily Change % -1.61
Today daily open 1727.68
Daily SMA20 1722.31
Daily SMA50 1693.04
Daily SMA100 1637.99
Daily SMA200 1567.15
Previous Daily High 1745.12
Previous Daily Low 1721.71
Previous Weekly High 1737.78
Previous Weekly Low 1693.78
Previous Monthly High 1765.38
Previous Monthly Low 1670.72
Daily Fibonacci 38.2% 1730.65
Daily Fibonacci 61.8% 1736.18
Daily Pivot Point S1 1717.89
Daily Pivot Point S2 1708.09
Daily Pivot Point S3 1694.48
Daily Pivot Point R1 1741.3
Daily Pivot Point R2 1754.91
Daily Pivot Point R3 1764.71



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